An evening to remember
Honoring the concept of peace: 'Peace is the place where your soul sings'
BOSTON -- Reflected in the towering windows of Smith Hall at the JFK Museum and Library, the 10-foot by 12-foot pages of the Big Book: Pages for Peace, were turned one at a time by Groton-Dunstable students and members of the Bookmakers and Dreamers Club for arriving guests to view. Full Story
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Tordella, EMIT pushing for prison reform
Sen. James Eldridge pushing for expanse of restorative justice program
AYER -- Susan Tordella has spent a good amount of time volunteering in prison. But when she read Michelle Alexander's book about mass incarceration, she said, she became an activist. Full Story
Convicted murderer sues state over prison porn ban
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A convicted murderer sentenced to more than a half-century behind bars is suing the state of Connecticut, saying its ban on pornography in prison violates his constitutional rights. Full Story
Smithsonian aims to raise $1.5B to improve museums
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Smithsonian Institution has embarked on a major campaign to raise $1.5 billion and increase private support for the world's largest museum and research complex to fund programs in history, science, art and culture. Full Story
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George Clooney's wife Amal Clooney named most powerful woman in London
Malala Yousafzai, Victoria Beckham and Kate Bush also make list.